Category: History

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Decade of Centenaries Timeline Launch

Just putting the finishing touches to the Decade of Centenaries Timeline, a new free educational web resource that provides an illustrated timeline of events from Ulster’s history; 1885-1925. The website was commissioned by   Community Relations Council NI to reflect its Remembering the Future – A Decade of Anniversaries initiative. We will be holding a launch for the website during Community Relations Week which runs between 16th-20th June 2014. The launch will provide an introduction and demonstration of the new Decade of Centenaries Timeline with talks from Dr Éamon Phoenix and PRONI on researching and using archive material to give context to the Decade of Anniversaries events.

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Advert for Linen from Belfast Street directory 1890

Decade of Centenaries Resources

There is a great range of content available across all platforms that explore the Decade of Centenaries. Some resources like RTE’s Century Ireland cover the whole period whereas others such as Ireland’s Memorial Records focus on a specific event or topic. For the Decade of Centenaries timeline, I am using a range sources of information to ensure the content will be accurate, balanced and engaging.   Continue reading “Decade of Centenaries Resources”